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A Jesuit College Preparatory Experience
Hall of Fame

James Pooler, '72 (1985)


Jim was one of the greatest fullbacks in the history of Loyola Academy Football. Running out of the wishbone formation in the fall of 1971, Jim rushed for 1184 yards a school record. This included 282 yards against Mendel to set a single game rushing record. * Jim went on to play at Northwestern University.

Our Mission

To form women and men for meaningful lives of leadership and service in imitation of Jesus Christ through a college preparatory education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.
Loyola Academy admits students of any race, color and national origin or ethnic origin.